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PAINTING OR ARTISTIC DRAWING, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR; PRESERVING PAINTINGS; SURFACE TREATMENT TO OBTAIN SPECIAL ARTISTIC SURFACE EFFECTS OR FINISHES (surface treatment in general, see the relevant places, e.g. applying liquids or other fluent materials B05)
Definition statement
This subclass covers:

Special techniques in artistic painting or drawing and accessories and implements for use in connection with painting or artistic drawing, not otherwise provided for, surface treatments to obtain special artistic surface effects, preserving painting e.g. by varnishing.

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Apparatus for mixing

Apparatus for dosing pigments in a container

Hand tools for applying liquids, e.g. paints

Implements for finishing work on buildings, other than painting

Colorimetry

Special techniques in artistic painting or drawing, e.g. oil painting, water painting, pastel painting, relief painting
Definition statement
This group covers:

Special techniques in artistic painting or drawing, e.g. oil painting, water painting, pastel painting, relief painting and use of kits including kits for drawing or painting, relief painting, use of stencil in painting or drawing operations.

References relevant to classification in this group
This group does not cover:

Imitating brush strokes

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Teaching painting

Accessories or implements for use in connection with painting or artistic drawing, not otherwise provided for (hand tools for applying liquids, e.g. paints, to surfaces B05C 17/00, implements for finishing work on buildings, other than painting, E04F 21/00); Methods or devices for colour determination, selection, or synthesis, e.g. use of colour tables (colorimetry G01J 3/00)
Definition statement
This group covers:

Accessories or implements for use in connection with painting or artistic drawing, not otherwise provided for, e.g. devices for cleaning hand tools after use, palettes, paint boxes, implements for stirring or mixing paints, paint cans, brush holders, containers for storing residual paint or paint brushes, paint roller trays, covers or lids for paint cans, implements or apparatus for removing or dissolving dried paints, stretching frames for canvases, implements or apparatus for special techniques, e.g. painting lines, egg painting , lamps for baking lacquers, painter belts, cord line chalkers.

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{Surface treatment to obtain special artistic surface effects or finishes (pretreatment or after-treatment of surface coated by applying liquids B05D 3/00; obtaining special surface effects by applying liquids or other fluent materials to surfaces B05D 5/00; surface shaping of plastics, e.g. embossing, B29C 59/00)}
Definition statement
This group covers:

special artistic surface effects or finishes e.g. by using chemical or electrochemical processes, crackle finishes, faux painting techniques

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Pre-treatment or after-treatment of surface coated by applying liquids

Obtaining special surface effects by applying liquids or other fluent materials to surfaces

Preserving painting, e.g. by varnishing
Definition statement
This group covers:

Preservation and also restoration of paintings.

Informative references
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Special paper or cardboard with means restoring or reinforcing the paper structure

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Last Modified: 10/11/2013